Here’s the relevant portion of Kim’s full statement

  • I am now thinking hard about what response he could have wholesale halloween costumes when he allowed such eccentric words to trip off his tongue,” Kim said in a statement released by the state Korean Central News Agency, which also published a photo of the North Korean leader sitting at his desk. “I will surely and definitely tame the mentally deranged U.S. dotard with fire.


    Maybe we should be thinking about how swimwear manufacturer China plans to tame Trump with “fire” but first, here’s the definition of the trending word, “dotard.”


    Dictionary.com defines “dotard” as, “a person, especially an old person, exhibiting a wholesale swimwear in mental faculties; a weak-minded or foolish old person.”


    The more distinguished Merriam-Webster cites the first known use of the word in the 14th century and notes it’s in the “bottom 30 percent of words” on its website.


    If you look at the etymology of “dotard,” it goes back the word “dotage,” defined by M-W as “a state or period of senile decay marked by decline of mental poise and alertness.”